Reinforcement work on the icebreaker CCGS Des Groseilliers
Making the greatest vessels stronger
Québec, 2013 – Ocean Naval and Industrial Repairs is reinforcing the decks of CCGS Des Groseilliers, a Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker. The contract includes the manufacture and installation of steel reinforcements on the main decks of the ship so they can support up to 14 containers. Several works are executed in confined space; employees’ thoroughness and accuracy are essential in order to avoid damaging the ship’s structure.
The team is also conducting comprehensive inspections of the two deck cranes so the ship can renew its certifications. The activities are being carried out day, night and on weekends.